Warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/tonesettings/tonesettings.com/wp-content/themes/canvas/functions/admin-hooks.php on line 160
Logo

Welcome to Tone Settings – Guitar Amp Settings

Login or Signup to meet new friends, find out what's going on, and connect with others on the site.


Registration is closed

Sorry, you are not allowed to register by yourself on this site!

You must either be invited by one of our team member or request an invitation by email..

Note: If you are the admin and want to display the register form here, log in to your dashboard, and go to Settings > General and click "Anyone can register".

Forgot Your Password?

A new password will be e-mailed to you.

Member Login

La Grange Lesson – Solo and Jam [Video]

La Grange Lesson – Solo and Jam [Video]

You know this song. You know this riff. If heaven were a biker bar this song would never end. This song represents all that is awesome and badass in the world and I’m going to teach you how to play it. History ZZ Top recorded La Grange for their 1973 release Tres Hombres. It was […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
compression

Compression: Using it, and Using it Wisely

Compression is a useful tool for many musicians. Whether your a bassist playing a difficult line, or a guitarist that uses a wide range, compression can turn any line with inconsistent dynamics into a divine melody. That being stated, many musicians don’t fully understand how to use a compressor, or don’t know how to use […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
pitchblack

The Importance of Staying in Tune

Most musicians know how bad an out of tune guitar can sound when playing in a group. Staying in tune is vital to good shows and good recordings, but sometimes simply using a tuner or tuning by ear wont help. I’ll try to shed some light on the situation here.

Read full story Comments { 0 }
4

4 Ways to Optimize Your Guitar

Strings Choosing a brand and gauge of strings is nothing more than trial and error. Benefits of lower gauge strings are that they have less tension and are “easier” to play on. Higher gauge strings have a thicker tone and allow you to play with lower action without fretting out. Brand is subjective, but the […]

Read full story Comments { 1 }
What Lies Beneath: Five Tone Woods and their Respective Sounds

What Lies Beneath: Five Tone Woods and their Respective Sounds

I went in to the local guitar shop last week for the first time in a month or so and I found the most abhorrent creation. Someone, I don’t know who, has built a telecaster out of alder. That not’s so bad. But they capped the alder body with a very thick piece of quilted […]

Read full story Comments { 1 }
Pedal of the Week: Electro-Harmonix POG2

Pedal of the Week: Electro-Harmonix POG2

Monster tone is a culmination of technique, control, meticulous research, and superior electronics. Many guitarists spend their whole life searching for the specific frequency that makes their heart jump and their spine shiver. I’m here to help you get to that Promised Land; your very own tonal Valhalla. What if I told you there was […]

Read full story Comments { 1 }